Animated GIF files have been here for ages but they are still so cool.
See this example of Drop Of Water Splash:
The Animated GIF file is created by combining a set of individual frames and presenting them as a sequence with a preset delay between the frames.
For the animated Drop Of Water Splash the frames are here:
With my toy project of writing a mini-game I needed something like this tool. There are similar tools out there but as always it is a good way to practice my programming skills and build such tool myself.
Here is the Animated-GIF-Maker tool. I used this tool to create the Animated GIF above. Hope this will help you as well.